Sep 20, 2019

Pop Goes the Culture Podcast for Friday, September 20 2019

What a week it's been in entertainment & pop culture. Join us as we break down the top stories, take a look at this date in pop culture history, and blow out the candles with this weekend's celebrity birthdays. All that plus a look at this Sunday's 71st Emmy Awards and discuss what's coming up this fall in TV and streaming.

You don't want to miss this week's featured interview just past the one hour mark with Australian hip hop artist Mugzy. Follow Mugzy online at Facebook.com/OfficialMugzy and find his tracks at ReverbNation.com/Mugzy187. Thanks to Mugzy for taking the time to chat with us.

Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we’ll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

Don't forget to vote in this week's Pop! Quiz on Facebook and Twitter. This week we want to know which 1st time nominee from 'Game of Thrones' has the best chance to walk away with an Emmy this Sunday evening. Voting on this one ends early, so head over to Facebook or Twitter to vote today!

Sep 19, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, September 19 2019

After a record-breaking week on our polls, we're back week to break down last weekend's top 5 films, discuss 'The Suicide Squad casting', weigh in on 'The Princess Bride' reboot rumors, 'The Battle at Big Rock', and more -- including this week's new releases and all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. As always, all this and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. 

This week's poll has each of the crew drafting our top 5 films adapted from other media (books, comic books, video games, stage plays, etc). Who has the best lineup? Let us know by voting in this week's poll on Twitter and Facebook! 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of that movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Sep 13, 2019

Pop Goes the Culture Podcast for Friday, September 13 2019

On this Friday the 13th episode of the Pop Goes the Culture Podcast, we're  breaking down the top stories from the past week in entertainment & pop culture, taking a look at this date in pop culture history, celebrity birthdays, discussing the movie releases the rest of 2019, and more. Join us!

This week's mid-show music is brought to you by Mugzy. Follow Mugzy online at Facebook.com/OfficialMugzy and find his tracks at ReverbNation.com/Mugzy187. We look forward to bringing you our conversation with Mugzy later this month.

Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we’ll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

Don't forget to vote in this week's Pop! Quiz on Facebook and Twitter. This week we want to know what in TV & streaming you're most looking forward to the rest of 2019. Tune in next week for the results and a discussion of what's coming to the small screen the rest of 2019.

Sep 12, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, September 12 2019

We're back with a full team this week as we break down last weekend's top 5 films, the short list of movie news from the past week, and more -- including this week's new releases and all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. As always, all this and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. 

This week's discussion and poll question center on our favorite movie soundtracks. Each of us has drafted our five favorite movie soundtracks. Who has the best lineup? Let us know by voting in this week's poll on Twitter and Facebook! 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of that movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Sep 6, 2019

Pop Goes the Culture Podcast for Friday, September 6 2019

This week on the Pop Goes the Culture Podcast, we're talking with Jay Sandlin, host of What Happens Next and writer on 'Over the Ropes' from Mad Cave Studios. And, as always, we're breaking down the top stories from the past week in entertainment & pop culture, taking a look at this date in pop culture history, celebrity birthdays, the results of last week's poll question, and more.

This week's mid-show music is brought to you by Mugzy. Follow Mugzy online at Facebook.com/OfficialMugzy and find his tracks at ReverbNation.com/Mugzy187. We look forward to bringing you our conversation with Mugzy later this month.

Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we’ll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

Don't forget to vote in this week's Pop! Quiz on Facebook and Twitter. This week we want to know what movie you're most looking forward to the rest of 2019. Tune in next week for the results and a look at all the films coming to a theater near you in  the back stretch of 2019.

Sep 5, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, September 5 2019

It's a short show this week as we break down last weekend's top 5 films, take a look at the films generating buzz on this fall's film festival circuit, and more -- including this week's new releases and all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. As always, all this and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. 

The results of our summer long discussion series are in! We've gone year by year through the 1980s, asking for your favorite summer movies on Facebook and Twitter. Which film was crowned your favorite? We have the answer! 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of that movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Aug 30, 2019

Pop Goes the Culture Podcast Season 2 Premiere!

We're back with a brand new season of the Pop Goes the Culture Podcast!

This week's extra-long season 2 premiere is here to kick off your Labor Day weekend by wrapping up the biggest news in entertainment and pop culture from this past summer. Joey and Kenny are joined in the home studio by Dustin Murray from Vintage Stock and Hawk, Steven, and Curtis from Fanatics and the Fan (Facebook.com/FanaticsAndTheFan). Join us as we have a great time bringing you everything you need to close out the summer this holiday weekend and head into the fall Pop Goes the Culture Podcast season.

This week's mid-show music is brought to you by Mugzy. Follow Mugzy online at Facebook.com/OfficialMugzy and find his tracks at ReverbNation.com/Mugzy187.

Tell us what you think are the top stories in entertainment and pop culture each and every week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we’ll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:
  • @PGTCpodcast on Twitter and Facebook
  • E-mail us at PopGoesTheEmail@gmail.com
  • Or leave a message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.

Links to all that and more at PopGoesTheCulture.com.

Aug 29, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, August 29 2019

On this week's Labor Day weekend episode, we're breaking down last weekend's top 5 films, covering the film news from Disney's D23 panel, the return of an actor from 1978's 'Halloween' to the franchise, and much more -- including this week's new releases and all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. As always, all this and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. 

We're wrapping up our Favorite Summer movies of the 1980s series this week! Throughout the summer, we've narrowed the field down to just 3 films. Vote for your favorite film from the summers of 1981-1989 from the list of previous poll winners! The poll is LIVE right now and runs through Tuesday, September 3. Find us on Twitter @BacklotPod or at Facebook.com/BacklotPod to vote for your favorite. 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of that movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Aug 22, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, August 22 2019

This week, we're breaking down last weekend's top 5 films, covering all the latest on The Matrix 4 and the Marvel/Sony Spider-Man deal, and much more -- including this week's new releases and all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse. As always, all this and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. 

Be sure to vote in our Best Summer Movies of the 1980s poll! This week, we're asking you to vote for your favorite film from the winners of the 1987, 88, & 89 polls. One of these will move on to represent the late 80s in next week's grand finale! The poll is LIVE right now and runs through Tuesday, August 27. Find us on Twitter @BacklotPod or at Facebook.com/BacklotPod to vote for your favorite. 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of the movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, what movie we should have chosen as a poll option, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

Aug 15, 2019

The Backlot by Alamo Drafthouse for Thursday, August 15 2019

On this week's show, we're breaking down last weekend's top 5 films, talking about an Aladdin sequel, breaking down the Disney/Fox news, and more -- including this week's new releases, all the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, and this week's poll asking for YOUR favorite movies from the summer of 1989. All that and more coming to you from the Alamo Drafthouse in Springfield, Missouri. 

Be sure to vote in our Best Summer Movies of the 1980s poll! This week, we're taking a look at our favorite movies from the summer of 1989. The poll is LIVE right now and runs through Tuesday, August 20. Find us on Twitter @BacklotPod or at Facebook.com/BacklotPod to vote for your favorite. 

Make your comments a part of the show! Let us know what movie you're planning to see this week, what you thought of the movie or any of the special programming at the Alamo Drafthouse, what movie we should have chosen as a poll option, or your thoughts on anything we discussed this week. If we use your comments and suggestions, we'll give you a shout out on an upcoming episode. Contact us at:

  • On social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @BacklotPod
  • Or leave a recorded message on our hotline at (417) 986-7842.
 Follow the Alamo Drafthouse online:
  • Download the Alamo Drafthouse app on your mobile device.
  • Visit Drafthouse.com/Springfield
  • Or on social media on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @AlamoSpringMO

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